About Us

The technology transfer heidelberg GmbH has been established as the commercial arm of the University Hospital and Medical Faculty of the University of Heidelberg for the promotion of research findings and innovative technologies, developed by scientists to the global markets. Our Service includes the identification and evaluation of research projects with commercial potential, protection of intellectual property as well as licensing inventions and technologies to industry. Technologies range from medical devices to drug targets, and therapeutics to diagnostics, biological materials and software.
Managing Directors of technology transfer heidelberg GmbH are Dr. Volker Cleeves and Dr. Jörg Rauch, who are also shareholders of the GmbH. Markus Jones, head of the legal department and third-party management of University Hospital Heidelberg was appointed as third Managing Director.